Student Awards

These awards are sponsored by the Air Force Historical Foundation, and are open to cadets in commissioning programs and to officers undergoing professional military education. Award winners are selected by a competitive process within each institution.

Two Air Forces Award (2019) — Wing Commander B J Hunt BSc MSc MPhil

— “The Defeat of the V-2 and Post-War British Exploitation of German Long-Range Rocket Technology”
 Selection by the Royal Air Force Historical Society

The Air War College Award (2019) — Colonel Gilbert Cardona, US Army

 — “Great Power Decline”

Air Command and Staff College Award (2020) — Maj Evan Fillman

— “Redefining Aircrew to Win the Multi-Domain Fight”

School of Advanced Air and Space Studies Award (2020) — Bryony Slaughter, Lt Col, USSF

— “The Wrath of Khong: Science Fiction, Future Analogies, and Early Military Space Policy”

Air Force Academy Award (2020) — C3C Cole Resnik

— “Silent Saviors: American Glider Operations in Normandy, 7-13 June 1944” 

General Bryce Poe II Award (AFIT) (2020) — Scott R. Guerin, Captain, USAF

— “Civil Engineer Company Grade Officer Competency-Based Education Model”

Air Force ROTC Award (2020) — Cadet Cadet Shelby J. Patti, USAF (Mississippi State U.)